Newsletter for the 3rd Sunday of Lent A

Masses for next week

·         Monday: No mass

·         Tuesday: 10:00 am mass at St. John’s Caol & Stations of the Cross at 6:00 pm at St. Mary’s

·         Wednesday: 10:15 am mass at St. Mary’s

·         Thursday: 10:00 am mass at St. John’s Caol

·         Friday: 10:15 am mass at St. Mary’s (followed by the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament)

·         Saturday: The Vigil at St. Mary’s at 6pm

·         Sunday: St. John’s at 10am, St. Mary’s at 11.15am and Glenfinnan there will mass on the first and third Sunday’s.













Catherine Macdonald, Lachlan Macleod, Thora Finan, Thomas Buchanan, Laura Cameron, Flora MacDonald, William Coull, Margaret Maclaren, Tommy Stevenson, Robert Wright, Jeannie Wright, Daniel Wright, Lily Macdonald, Mary Forsyth,  Bessie Jaruis, Sandra MacPherson, Jimmy Macbeth, John Currie, Margaret MacDougall, Rose Alexander, Charlie Alexander, Ewa Morrison, Angus Murphy, Mary Macintyre, Ronnie MacDougall, Lillian Allan, Jim Cairns, Patricia Kennedy, Charles Kelly, Donald John MacKinnon  and Rose Confield 

Children’s Liturgy

The children’s liturgy has restarted in St. Mary’s Fort William. All parents and children welcome.


Exposition of the blessed sacrament

There will be exposition of the blessed sacrament every Friday morning after mass for half an hour.

Stations of the Cross

Throughout Lent we will have Stations of the Cross every Tuesday night in St. Mary’s Fort William. All are most welcome.

Mass of the Holy Chrism

This year our Chrism Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday 29th March at 6:30 pm. All Parishioners are most welcome to participate.

Lenten Confessions:

We are very blessed to have Fr. Danny Convery, with us on Thursday March, the 16th at 6:00 pm at St. Mary’s to hear confessions. This is a good chance to avail yourself of the sacrament before Easter.

Spirit Prayer Cards

Please help yourselves to a prayer card which will help to lead us in our discernment of the future of the diocese.

S.C.I.A.F. Wee Boxes

The Wee boxes for the great work that S.C.I.A.F. does will be give out at every mass this weekend. Please take them home and do your best to contribute to the great work that they do.

S.C.I.A.F Collection

It is proposed that we have a second collection for the great work of S.C.I.A.F, next weekend on Sunday the 19th of March. Please be as generous as you can to this very worthy cause.

Fr. Roddy Johnston Talk

Many thanks to those who turned out in great numbers for the talk in Wednesday night. We hope to have another talk before the end of Lent, but the date and time has still to be confirmed.